Out Parade of the Special Infantry Operations Refresher Course
was held at the Battalion Training School of the 51 Division in
Vasavilan, Jaffna on 16th November 2018. The course was conducted
from 09th October to 16th November 2018 with the participation
of 60 Officers and Other Ranks under the directions of Commander
Security Force - Jaffna, Major General Darshana Hettiarrachchi.
The course was its first ever to be held within the Jaffna Peninsula
during recent times, and included Army Personnel from 52, 57,
65 and 66 Divisions along with 512 and 513 Brigades.
The distribution of certificates and awards was carried out by
Commander Security Force - Jaffna amidst the gathering. The award
for the Best Student was clinched by Captain Rukmal Kumara of
the 11th Battalion of the Gajaba Regiment while Private Suranga
A R of the 20th Battalion of the Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment
won the award for the Best Firer. The team of the 65 Division
secured the award for the Best Team.